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Poster: JackDog Date: Nov 13, 2012 5:07pm
Forum: etree Subject: Re: jpg. thumbnails not deriving

"they load hecka faster that large images so folks appreciate that."

Load where? At the top left of a show's page? If so, wouldn't it be better to just have a thumb of the first picture? When I saw the thumbnails added I assumed that there was going to be a site redesign where they all displayed down the left side of a show's page or rotate at the top left or something. Personally, I always pick a picture specifically for the top left pic and resize it before uploading everything. I'm guessing that other people don't do that and that's the reason for the thumbs, but that's just a guess.

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Poster: Administrator, Curator, or Staffgreenone Date: Nov 14, 2012 3:23am
Forum: etree Subject: Re: jpg. thumbnails not deriving

There are other collections, like text, that rotate through all the thumbnails for an item. Would be pretty cool if the LMA did that. See http://archive.org/details/goodytwoshoes00newyiala for an example.

Also, bear in mind that there are very few functions added to the site that only apply to one collection. Just because it exists doesn't mean it was designed especially for the LMA.

This post was modified by greenone on 2012-11-14 11:23:41

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Poster: JackDog Date: Nov 14, 2012 4:58am
Forum: etree Subject: Re: jpg. thumbnails not deriving

Thanks for the answer! It's easy to assume that everything's all about the LMA here, but that's just a small part of this place.